CARAMBOLA - KARY SEEDLING
This star like fruit has five golden wings that reveal a star-shaped pattern when cut crosswise. The juicy transparent flesh has a citrus quality with a floral accent and is delicious eaten fresh, made into juice or into a delicious chutney. Seedling grown from the popular Kary selection, which we have found to begin cropping in 2-3 years.
Plant Information or Specifications
Sub Categories (HashTags)
Great For Juicing (#GreatForJuicing)
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Max Height (when in the ground with good conditions)
Plants required to Pollinate
1 (Self Pollinating)
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Can it Handle Frosts?
Likes Temps above 5deg, Sometimes
Amount of leaves in Winter?
All Leaves (Evergreen)
Time to Fruit/Flower/Harvest
Sun or Shade
Preferred Soil Type
March, April, May, June, July, August, September
Customer Comments on Carambola - Kary Seedling
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Kath's Edible Fruits
Update: 2770 days 10hrs
Comments: - A gorgeous tree, always looks beautiful, glossy foliage down to the ground, lovely delicate pink flowers, small but pretty and fruit - wow, my first crop has been enormous - just a shame about the fruit fly, but easily nibble around.
Height 2 metres
Growing: In the Ground
Sun/Shade: Full Shade
Water Given in: Summer
need to do something about the fruit fly
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